Category Archives: American Opportunity

Tax Credits Help Offset Higher Education Costs

The following article was published by the IRS. Taxpayers who pay for higher education in 2018 can see tax savings when they file their tax returns. If taxpayers, their spouses or their dependents take post-high school coursework, they may be … Continue reading

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IRS Reminds Parents, Students to Explore Education Resources on IRS.gov

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service today reminded parents and students that there are many tax benefits available to them, and the easiest way to learn more about them is through the education resources … Continue reading

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Reminder for Parents and Students: Check Out College Tax Credits for 2016 and Years Ahead

With another school year now in full swing, the Internal Revenue Service recently reminded parents and students that now is a good time to see if they qualify for either of two college tax credits or other education-related tax benefits when … Continue reading

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Back-to-School Education Tax Credits

The following article was published by the IRS. If you, your spouse or a dependent are heading off to college in the fall, some of your costs may save you money at tax time. You may be able to claim … Continue reading

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Education Tax Credits: Two Benefits to Help You Pay for College

The following article was published by the IRS. Did you pay for college in 2014? If you did, it can mean tax savings on your federal tax return. There are two education credits that can help you with the cost … Continue reading

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Oct. 15 Tax Deadline

Did you request an extension of time to file your tax return? If so, the deadline is right around the corner: October 15. When you file your return, don’t forget to check for some common credits and deductions. For example, … Continue reading

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Education Tax Credits

If you or your kids are attending college, you can save money on the cost of tuition, books, and fees just by filing your tax return. For example, you can get up to $2,500 from the American Opportunity Tax Credit … Continue reading

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